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To succeed as a Latinx creator in Hollywood, it helps to be white-passing

With new Latinx-centered shows airing, many people think we’ve reached a turning point in representation. While shows like “Gentefied” and “Selena” celebrate Latinx stories, their creators say there’s still a lot of work to do. For “Selena” creator Moisés Zamora, it’s a priority to create opportunities for “Latinxs of all […]
To succeed as a Latinx creator in Hollywood, it helps to be white-passing
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Research shows Hollywood is failing Latinos. People behind ‘One Day at a Time’ and ‘Vida’ share how those stories made it to TV and how the industry could push change forward.

Shows like “One Day at a Time” and “Vida” earned praise for their nuanced portrayals of Latino characters, but studies show little progress has been made over the past two years in improving representation across TV and film. Business Insider interviewed the people behind these shows as well as researchers, […]
Research shows Hollywood is failing Latinos. People behind ‘One Day at a Time’ and ‘Vida’ share how those stories made it to TV and how the industry could push change forward.
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A woman created a Cinderella costume with a glass prosthetic arm to celebrate her physical difference, and the photos are going viral

Mandy Pursley created an amputee Cinderella costume with a glass arm to help broaden representations of people with physical differences. The photos of her and her “real-life Prince Charming” husband went viral. “My favourite part has been hearing from the parents of children with ‘lucky fins’ like mine, who shared […]
A woman created a Cinderella costume with a glass prosthetic arm to celebrate her physical difference, and the photos are going viral